Ohio State Professor to Undergo ‘Anti-Racist Learning’ After Writing Article Praising College Football

A professor at Ohio State opted to take “anti-racist learning” after writing an article talking about his love of college football.Ohio State University professor Matthew Mayhew wrote an article for Inside Higher Ed touting the virtues of college football, and saying that bringing back college football could help diminish the “great isolation, division, and uncertainty” we are experiencing in this dismal year.Mayhew, a Higher Education professor at OSU, insisted that America’s universities should get back to “essentializing college football.”“Essentializing college football might help get us through these uncharacteristically difficult times of great isolation, division, and uncertainty. Indeed, college football holds a special bipartisan place in the American heart,” Mayhew wrote. “At a time when colleges and universities have been placed under extreme scrutiny, many people are questioning the very value and purpose of higher education. College football reminds many Americans of the community values that underscore higher education and, by extension America itself.”

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